About This Event:


It Takes a Village, Community Wealth Building

June 12, 2024 | 4:00 PM EST | Free, Virtual Event

This event will be available in both English and Spanish. Interpreter services generously provided by el Centro Integral de la Mujer Madre Tierra (CIM-MT). Este evento estará disponible en ingles y español. Haga clic aquí para más información en español.

Community wealth building is a framework for transforming policy, practice, and systems to create local economies that are just and ensure well-being for all. What current models exist for building collective assets, community ownership, and positioning citizens and neighbors as key decision-makers? Let’s dive into strategies and approaches in this growing equitable form of economic development.


Aathira Chennat - Program & Data Manager, Gender Wealth Institute


Adriana Abizadeh - Executive Director, Kensington Corridor Trust

Nora Lichtash - Executive Director, Women’s Community Revitalization Project (WCRP)

Lisa Nutter - Founder & Managing Partner, Community Impact Investments

This is a free event - donations are appreciated. Your ongoing support enables us to sustain and enhance this vital programming for our community. This event was made possible thanks to support from Ballard Spahr LLP, Comcast NBCUniversal, Winston & Strawn LLP, CHOP, and Rivers Casino.